Meaning of Time In Science, The
Examines the concepts of the entropy principle and of astronomical time, the relation of subjective and external time, and the definition of a second. Includes demonstrations of scientific timepieces and of the cyclotron. Features producer Milan Herzog in cameo role as the director of a space project.
Run time 24 minutes 49 secondsProducer Milan HerzogProduction Company Encyclopaedia Britannica FilmsSponsor George McQuilkinAudio/Visual sound, color
May 12, 2011
"is this an example of periodicity?"
Educational film from Encyclopedia Britannica about Time. What is it? Well... watch and find out.
Better than average rating for the funky graphics effects and the amusing "future" of 1997 where a spaceship blasts off from an orbital space station to show the effects of time dilation!